Cyclists ready for 24-hours of fundraising

Miranda Cole is ready to put her troops to work and it is not going to be easy. Cole, who works at the Fitness Center at the Oil Heritage District Community Centre, has organized the second annual Tour of Duty, a 24- hour fitness event to raise money for families of people serving in the… Read more »

Smith hopes to lead team Fanshawe to Canadian Championship

  When Clint Smith hits the cross-country course at Humber College Saturday he’ll run the first six-kilometers with his legs and the last two with his heart. The Brigden native will be leading the Fanshawe College team at the Canadian Championship this weekend in Toronto. Smith and his team became the first program to win… Read more »

‘This has changed my life’ says injured Petrolia worker

Mario Lafond rubs the tensor bandage on what used to be his foot. His eyes squint in pain as he rubs the already worn bandage. The pain isn’t just physical, it is also mental as he thinks about the future for his young family. On Oct. 9, LaFond arrived at his job at SofSurfaces in… Read more »